Apsushad, Apsuṣad, Apsu-shad: 4 definitions


Apsushad means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. If you want to know the exact meaning, history, etymology or English translation of this term then check out the descriptions on this page. Add your comment or reference to a book if you want to contribute to this summary article.

The Sanskrit term Apsuṣad can be transliterated into English as Apsusad or Apsushad, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Apsuṣad (अप्सुषद्):—[=apsu-ṣad] [from apsu] mfn. dwelling in the waters, [Ṛg-veda iii, 3, 5; Atharva-veda; Vājasaneyi-saṃhitā]

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Goldstücker Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Apsuṣad (अप्सुषद्):—[tatpurusha compound] m. (-t) (ved.) Residing in the waters (but perhaps better: residing in the intermediate region, in the region between heaven and earth, comp. apsujā, apsujit &c.), an epithet of Agni and Soma. E. apsu (loc. plur. of ap) and sad.

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Apsushad in German

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Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family (even English!). Closely allied with Prakrit and Pali, Sanskrit is more exhaustive in both grammar and terms and has the most extensive collection of literature in the world, greatly surpassing its sister-languages Greek and Latin.

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